Army chief launches graphic war novel
Posted on Mar 01 2014 | IBNS
New Delhi, Mar 1 : Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Saturday released the graphic war novel entitled Never Give In :2Lt Arun Khetarpal, PVC at a function in the Raina auditorium of the Army Public School in Dhaula Kuan here.
All the children from the senior classes, the brothers and close relations of the hero and a number of retired generals and veterans from their regiment were present at the function. This is the sixth graphic novel in a series that honors our PVC and AC winners and other military heroes and martyrs.
A unique feature of the book launch was an audio visual presentation on the life and exploits of Lt Arun Khetrarpal, PVC by the author.
Samir Jain of Bodha Guru Learning Pvt Ltd presented the interactive application of the graphic war novel in a digitized format-for viewing on laptops/Ipads/digital tablets.
Indian war comics collaborated closely with Bodha Guru in delivering their latest book as an interactive app, which will shortly be released on Android and Apple iOs based mobile platform. This interactive app for a comic book is a first in India (in fact Marvel comics of the USA have started this trend)